October 20, 2021

USB CF

The Education People

MCCC to get grant to assist in college completion

Monroe County Community College or university will get a $20,000 grant in get to aid the commence of a new full-time place to serve as a completion mentor for adult college students.

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer declared previous week that the Michigan Division of Labor and Financial Prospect (LEO) in partnership with the Michigan School Access Network (MCAN) have awarded a whole of $750,000 to nine neighborhood schools in order to boost results charges among adult students. 

 “These grants are critical to encouraging us supply Michiganders the training they will need to get superior-spending, superior-talent careers,” claimed Whitmer. 

Monroe County Group Faculty is one particular of the 4 schools chosen to acquire $20,000 in get to employ the service of an AmeriCorps member to serve as a devoted completion coach for grownup pupils, in partnership with MCAN’s School Completion Corps initiative.